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Rancho Santa Fe couple’s Rolls-Royce wins at Pebble Beach Concours

Ken and Ann Smith with their Rolls-Royce Phantom V Sedanca de Ville at the Pebble Beach Concours. Courtesy photos

Ken and Ann Smith of Rancho Santa Fe and La Jolla recently won a First Place award for their Rolls-Royce Phantom V Sedanca de Ville (by James Young Coachbuilders) at the famed Pebble Beach Concours on the Monterey Peninsula.

Rancho Santa Fe Foundation expanding to help put more donor visions into action

The Rancho Santa Fe Foundation’s new community room opens this week.  Photo by Karen Billing

The Rancho Santa Fe Foundation is expanding and hopes to build on its efforts to connect local donors with organizations that make a difference across San Diego County.

One year after the RSF Foundation’s move from the village to its new office space at Rancho Santa Fe Plaza, the Foundation is adding a new 860-square-foot community event space.

In August 2013, the Foundation moved to its new 1,700-foot office space after 15 years in the village in an 800-square-foot space that was generously donated by Union Bank.

Horizon Prep Lions launch into new school school year

Recess fun on the first day of Kindergarten! (L-R) Michael Colucci, Beckett O’Brien, Grant McEwen, and Malachi Brown

Horizon Prep students headed back to school to hit the books Aug. 26.

Symphony at Salk features ‘Glee’ actor Matthew Morrison

Rebecca Newman (SI VP), Conrad Prebys and Debby Turner, Linda Chester (SI board) and Kenneth Rind, Ann Spira Campbell

“Glee” star Matthew Morrison headlined the Symphony at Salk benefit Aug. 23 at Salk Institute in La Jolla

Rancho Santa Fe Motor Club & Storage Pre-Pebble Beach bash

Robert Mani, Susan Dunn, Charles Butler, Jennifer Wangers, Gordon Wangers.

Rancho Santa Fe Motor Club & Storage hosted a “Pre-Pebble Beach Bash” on July 30 with more than 150 attendees and a special appearance from La Jolla Concours d’Elegance Chairman Mike Dorvillier

‘Uncorked’ kicks off golf tournament fundraiser for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Lisa Thompson, Mercedes Iglesias, Claudia Cortadi

The Schillings of Rancho Santa Fe are rallying for Type 1 diabetes awareness, research and an eventual cure after a life-changing diagnosis rocked their family two years ago.

Solana Santa Fe ‘Back to School Night’

Allison Borts, Kelly Haalland

Parents had the opportunity to meet with staff and learn more about plans for the coming school year.

Horizon Church Labor Day Picnic

Aust Nora, Ramona Watson, Cynthia Gordillo, Jacob Evans, Chuck and Tracy Wernsman

The event featured games for all ages, refreshments and watermelon

USPA Rossmore Cup & White Party benefit for Miracle Babies

Brian and Valerie Robbins, Kimberly and George Kaelin

Miracle Babies provides support and financial assistance to families with critically ill newborns in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

The Bridges Employee/Member Golf Tournament

Bob Engler, Jose Navarez, Pedro Garcia, Ramon Lopez, Bernardo Aguilar, David Smith, Alejandro Jaime

The event demonstrates the unique relationship between the staff and members at The Bridges.


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RSS Solana Beach, Del Mar and Carmel Valley News

  • Del Mar Powerhouse 13U Battles for Championship in USSSA Patriot Tournament September 14, 2014
    The Del Mar Powerhouse 13U baseball team reached the championship game of the USSSA Patriot tournament held in San Clemente on the weekend of Sept. 6-7. The team played a solid weekend of baseball, earning the #2 seed after impressive pool play victories, and facing the #1 seed in the Championship game. […]
  • Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks BU14 – Pejkic Nott’s Forest Labor Day Cup Champions September 14, 2014
    For the second year in a row, the Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks BU14 Team, coached by Miroslav “Mickey” Pejkic, are champions of the Nott’s Forest Labor Day Cup. The team, playing into the top division, only allowed 1 goal the entire tournament. This impressive result comes after the team was a finalist in the Rancho Sante Fe Attack Tournament. The boys defea […]
  • Solana Beach resident heads Parkinson’s Institute and Clinical Center September 14, 2014
    When Carrolee Barlow was appointed CEO of an organization that researches and treats Parkinson’s disease earlier this year, it was a chance for her to bring together the skills, education and experience she has accumulated over her career. “It’s very much of a coming home for me,” said Barlow, 50, a Solana Beach resident, of her appointment as CEO of the Par […]